Sangam Sharma (Ms)

Education and Qualifications
Academic degree: Magistra atrium/Master of fine arts (with distinction), BA hons (1st)

2011-2012: PGCE Art & Design at the Institute of Education, London/UK
2003-2008: MFA (with distinction) and BA hons (1st) at Academy of Fine Arts Vienna/Austria, in
                   Fine Art/Art and Digital Media
2005: Exchange Semester at the Slade School of Fine Arts in London/UK
          (Department: Fine Art Media)
2000-2006: Theatre- and Film studies at the University of Vienna/Austria


Presentations of works, Screenings, Exhibitions:


- Screening of Frozen Music at Cragg Lecture Theatre in Canterbury UK

- Screening of Frozen Music at Guildhall Museum in Rochester/UK


- Screening of Mono at Galleri Snerk in Tromsø/Norway

- Screening of Mono at Radiophonic in London/UK

- Exhibition of Our Guild at Brave Poor Things: Reclaiming Bristol's Disability History at the M-Shed in Bristol/UK


- Screening of Mono at Edinborg Cultural Centre in Isafjörður/Iceland

- Screening of Mono at The Mez in Lincoln/Nebraksa/USA

- Exhibition of Mono with Cancan at LemoArt Gallery Berlin/Germany

- Presentation of three short films in collaboration with sound artist Cormac Faulkner for Dissapear Here


- Launch of Our Guild at the M-shed (Bristol/UK), a film about The Guild of the Brave Poor Things directed by Sangam Sharma and in collaboration with young people of various backgrounds

- Screening of Mono at Hive Mind in Akron/Ohio, USA

- Screening of Mono at Ada in Vienna/Austria

- Screening of Mono at Von Common Studios in Missoula/Montana, USA

- Screening of Mono at Basilica Hudson/New York, USA

- Screening of Mono at Dreamland, Buffalo/New York, USA

- Screening of Mono at Aquehonga Cinema, Staten Island/New York City, USA

- Screening of Mono at THE ALCHEMY OF EMBODIMENT in Antwerp/Belgium
- Premiere of Mono at Eastonia in Bristol/UK
- Group Exhibition at Quintain Estates, London/UK

- Music video for Jire: Kiowa-Polytope (Label: No Pain in Pop)

- Music video for Lone Omi: I Am The Sun (Label: Reeks of Effort)

- Screening of Hacking the streets at Festival OFNI # 9, Poitiers (France)
- Group exhibition Yo Mama at Kunstraum Niederösterreich/Austria
- Screening of Hacking the streets at Brive Film Festival, France

 - Artist in residency at Allenheads Contemporary Arts, UK
- Screening of Hacking the streets at the Jihlava International Documentary
  Film Festival
, Czech Republic
- Collaboration with Theatre of the Damned for A Kiss Goodnight/Crime in A Madhouse

- Screening of Gefrorene Musik (Frozen Music) at the exhibition 
  Experimentelle Tendenzen in der Architektur (Experimental Tendencies in
  Architecture) by ORTE Architekturnetzwerk Niederösterreich, Austria

- Screening of Strings at the Art Video Screening in Västerås, Sweden
- Screening of Gray at the Jan van Academy in Maastricht, Netherlands
- Participation at Real Presence in Istanbul/Turkey

- Screening of Strings at the PULSAR Festival in Caracas/Venzeuela
- Screening of Der Fluss at  "Temporary Identities"
  at the Novosibirsk State Art Museum/Russia
- Screening of  Der Fluss at  the Indiana International Video
  Art & Architecture/USA
- Screening of  Der Fluss at „Her Shorts“ ,1st Annual Women’s International   
  Video Festival, Tuscon/USA
- Screening of  Der Fluss at the River's Edge Film Festival, Kentucky/USA

- Screening of  Strings at the Festival Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin
- Group exhibition "NIPPON KOLLEKTIV" at the gallery Rot in Vienna/Austria
- Screening of Container at the Galerie im Taxispalais in
- Screening of Flickerticker at the Filmriss Film Festival in Salzburg/Austria

- Screening of Gray at the Film Festival Mostar/Croatia
- Screening of Flickerticker at the Kunstverein Salzburg/Austria
- Screening of  Gray at the Ladyfest Vienna/Austria
- Screening of Flickerticker at “Don't stereotape me”, Viennale/Austria

- Screening of Pop Rock Animal at the Diagonale/Austria


- Artist in Residency at Metal Culture, Liverpool/England

- Artist in Residency at Allenheads Contemporary Arts, UK

- Art scholarship (12 months ) awarded by the bm:bwk (Austrian government) to support outstanding graduates

- Award for Pop Rock Animal at the Viennese video and Film days, Austria